Nine Ways to Beat the High Cost of College

Dear Parent: If you are wondering how you are going to pay for your children’s college education amidst this financial crisis, you’re not alone… In fact, estimates point to as many as 13 million parents of college-bound children struggling right now to send their kids off to school. A lot of uninformed parents are probably going to end up mortgaging their house to the hilt, or spending their entire life’s savings to muster up enough money to send their child to college.  Or, if they don’t have a lot of home equity or money in the bank, they’ll end up sending their child to [...]